Photographic Media

Griffith College Dublin


Course Name Photographic Media
Course Provider Griffith College Dublin
Course Code GC470
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Ordinary Bachelor (Level 7 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 7 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) South Circular Road
Qualification Letters BA
Duration 3 years full-time or 3 years part-time.
Specific Subjects or Course Requirements 5 O6/H7 grades, to include a language (English, Irish or another language).
Leaving Certificate General Entry Requirements 25 bonus points will be added to the points score for Leaving Certificate Higher Level mathematics at grades H6 or above.
Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme (LCVP)
Holders of the Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme apply in the usual way through the CAO system. Points are awarded on the same basis as the Leaving Certificate. The Link Modules are considered as a single unit and are awarded points based on the result per unit. The Link Modules can be used as a sixth subject for points calculations only.
Leaving Certificate Applied Programme LCAP Leaving Certificate Applied Programme (LCAP)
The College does not recognise LCA subjects as meeting its minimum entry requirements. If combined with a Grade 5 FETAC Award, applicants may apply for a higher certificate or degree course in the College.
QQI FET Applicants General Information

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Griffith College welcomes applications from students who hold a full FETAC Level 5 Award which typically contains eight modules. A full award may be accumulated over more than one academ...

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Financial Support Tax Relief
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CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Entry 2023

Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20 January 2023 at 5pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1 February 2023 at 5pm

Late online application - restrictions apply (see page 3 2023 CAO Hand...

Course Content

Expand+Award-winning course is conducted on both a full- and part-time basis over a three-year period and allows students to develop their own career path with a range of elective modules.
The BA in Photographic Media prepares graduates to work in the fast...

Subjects Taught

Expand+STAGE 1: Learning Photographic Techniques, Practical Photography, Ways of Seeing, Thinking & Writing for Creatives, Photographic Techniques (Cont’d) , Applied Photography, History of Art & Photography, Workflow & Post-Production

STAGE 2: Dev...

Careers or Further Progression

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Graduates of this course have the option to continue their studies at Griffith College. When you graduate from this programme you are eligible to enter the final year of the BA (Hons) in Communication & Media Production.

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Further Enquiries Dublin
South Circular Road, Dublin 8
Tel: +353 1 415 0400
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Points History
Year Points
2022 0 AQA (All Qualified Applicants)
2021 163
2020 169